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Applications Being Accepted

By Tammy Edwards
July 17, 2017
News Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City Community Development Advisory Council
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Integrating Financial Empowerment and Social Services

By Jeremy Hegle
June 28, 2017
Financial Health New tools help social service, labor leaders meet clients’ financial needs.
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Results from the Latest LMI Organizational Funding and Organizational Capacity Indexes

By Kelly D. Edmiston and Daniel Perez
June 23, 2017
Community Research See the latest results on community organization conditions.
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Kansas City Fed Enhances Awareness with Districtwide Engagement Strategy

By Chantell Garrett
June 06, 2017
News Kansas City Fed cultivates diverse banking networks.
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Small Business Credit Findings Released

By Dell Gines
May 24, 2017
Small Business Report reveals current credit challenges of small businesses.
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Meet Our Team: Steve Shepelwich

By Ana Nixon
May 12, 2017
Workforce Development Developing workforce development strategies for the 21st Century.
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Helping Bankers and the Community

By Ariel Cisneros
April 21, 2017
Community Investments A Regulator’s Perspective: A Conversation with Michael Steckline
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Community Research - Student Loan Relief Programs

By Kelly D. Edmiston
March 30, 2017
Community Research Latest research by Kelly Edmiston explores student loan relief programs and their implications for the federal budget.
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Meet Our Team: Ariel Cisneros

By Ana Nixon
March 29, 2017
Community Investments Leading the Bank’s Community Development Investment Efforts.
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Putting the Community Reinvestment Act to Work

By Steve Shepelwich
March 10, 2017
Workforce Development How can the Community Reinvestment Act be leveraged to support workforce development goals?
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Helping African-American and Disadvantaged Businesses Grow in Kansas

By Dell Gines
March 07, 2017
Small Business Q&A with Christina Long, Create Campaign founder.
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New Community Development Podcast Available

By Ariel Cisneros
February 24, 2017
Housing How Resident-led co-ops are strengthening manufactured home communities.
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The Growing Field of Financial Coaching

By Jeremy Hegle
January 30, 2017
Financial Health It's not counseling or planning, but financial coaching makes a difference.
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Kansas City Fed Announces 2017 Community Development Advisory Council Appointments

By Jeremy Hegle
January 12, 2017
News Seven new members added through public, online application process.
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Kansas City Fed’s Unique Role in Community Development

By Jeremy Hegle
December 22, 2016
News Fostering opportunity through research, relationship building and resource development.
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Examining Subprime Auto Lending

By Daniel Perez
December 15, 2016
Community Research Looking under the hood of subprime auto lending.
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Lessons From Wichita: Building an Entrepreneurship Ecosystem Through Collaboration

By Dell Gines
December 06, 2016
Small Business Wichita-based initiative builds entrepreneurship through grassroots campaigns.
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Register Now for the 2017 Federal Reserve System Community Development Research Conference—March 23–24

December 02, 2016
Community Research Conference in Washington, D.C. focuses on the economic futures of America’s kids and communities.
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Investment Connection for 2016: Expanding Connections and Knowledge

By Ariel Cisneros
November 17, 2016
Community Investments An overview of our Investment Connections program and how to get involved.
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Improving Job Quality for Lower-Wage Workers

By Steve Shepelwich
November 07, 2016
Workforce Development An interview with Steven Dawson, Visiting Fellow at the Pinkerton Foundation.
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Meet Chantell Garrett

By Jeremy Hegle
October 03, 2016
News Garrett joins Kansas City Fed to lead stakeholder engagement.
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Exploring Financial Resiliency and Mobility

By Ana Nixon
September 29, 2016
Financial Health National conference explores contributing factors of and transformational solutions to financial resiliency and mobility.
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The Rise of Business Ownership by Black Women in America: Data and Considerations

By Dell Gines
September 28, 2016
Small Business Examining overall trends and reasons for growth.
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In Search of Solutions for Oklahoma’s Affordable Housing Needs

By Steve Shepelwich
September 27, 2016
Neighborhood Stabilization Oklahoma housing forums connected industry experts and advocates.
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Tools and Resources for Working with the Community Reinvestment Act

By Ariel Cisneros
September 27, 2016
Community Investments Map Your Community, interviews, and more.
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Highlights from the Latest Issue of the Tenth District Low- and Moderate-Income (LMI) Economic Conditions

By Daniel Perez
September 27, 2016
Community Research Report examines economic conditions, minority employment disparities, and the availability of affordable housing.
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Minorities in Banking: Continuing the Conversation

By Brian Kantanka
August 12, 2016

An analysis into industry issues, and how they are being addressed.

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National Community Development Conference

By Jeremy Hegle
July 29, 2016

National thought leaders to gather in Kansas City.

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Applications Being Accepted

By Tammy Edwards
June 23, 2016
Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City Community Development Advisory Council
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Call for Papers: The Economic Futures of Kids and Communities Conference

By Jeremy Hegle
June 21, 2016

Conference will focus on the economic futures of America’s kids and communities.

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A High Return on Investment

By Ariel Cisneros
June 03, 2016
Funders, dreamers and others find an Investment Connection in New Mexico
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Tackling Poverty, Two Generations at a Time

By Steve Shepelwich
May 26, 2016
Tulsa County program receives funding through Investment Connection to strengthen families through jobs in healthcare
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The Importance of Growing Hispanic Entrepreneurship

By Dell Gines
May 04, 2016
Why Hispanic entrepreneurship is increasingly important to our economy
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April is Money Smart Month

By Jeremy Hegle and Alina Crouch
April 25, 2016
Dozens of events connect area consumers with financial knowledge and resources
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Results from the Latest LMI Funding Index

By Kelly D. Edmiston
March 30, 2016

Read the latest assessment of funding and economic conditions in LMI Communities

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The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program

By Jeremy Hegle
March 25, 2016
Making tax filing easier, and free, for millions of Americans
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The Earned Income Tax Credit

By Ariel Cisneros
March 16, 2016
The credit can be yours (if you know where to find it)
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Community Development Program Centers on Expanding Entrepreneurship in African American Communities

By Sarah Pope
March 08, 2016

Forum connected community leaders with each other and the Bank

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Growing Entrepreneurial Communities Summit

By Dell Gines
March 03, 2016

Explore innovative ways to build a stronger local economy through entrepreneurship during this two-day event.

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Workforce Development Policies for the 21st Century

By Steve Shepelwich
February 17, 2016

Upcoming webinars and new resources expand on recently published workforce development book

CRA OneSource

CRA OneSource: Your One Stop for CRA Tools

By Ariel Cisneros
February 05, 2016

New resources help banks and community organizations maximize CRA efforts

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Defining Healthy Communities

By Jeremy Hegle
November 02, 2015
Why community development and health are teaming up to tackle shared challenges
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Board of Governors forms Community Advisory Council

By Bill Medley
November 02, 2015
Three from Tenth District named to Fed council
Home Mortgage Data Insights

Insights into Borrower Activity from Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Data

By Kelly D. Edmiston
November 02, 2015
Recently released HMDA data shows significantly lower origination volume, little change in application denials
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Economic Empowerment through Entrepreneurship

By Dell Gines
November 02, 2015
Sessions across the Tenth District sponsored by Kansas City Fed help foster 'Grow Your Own' strategy
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Oklahoma City 'Street Paper' Provides Opportunity for the Homeless

By Steve Shepelwich
November 02, 2015
Addressing issues of poverty and shelter by using vendors and writers from the city's streets
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The Future Role of Community Development Financial Institutions

By Ariel Cisneros
November 02, 2015
Q & A with Annie Donovan, director of the CDFI Fund
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Improving Employment Outcomes for Lower-Wage Workers

By Steve Shepelwich
November 02, 2015
A summary of the Tenth District workforce development forums